volverse en contra de

volverse en contra de(
bohl
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behr
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seh
 
ehn
 
kohn
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trah
 
deh
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to betray)
a. to turn against
Los inversionistas se volvieron en contra del director ejecutivo cuando descubrieron que había estado robándole dinero a la firma.The investors turned against the CEO when they discovered that he had been stealing money from the firm.
b. to turn on
Estos nobles no son leales a nadie. Si le ofrece suficientes tierras, se volverán en contra de su rey.These nobles are not loyal to anyone. If you offer them enough lands, they will turn on their king.
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